This screenshot was taken while mousing over Recrawl Now.

Notice that the link in the bottom is for a youtube video. What is going on?

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This was an April Fools' prank from Google. Here is a video of somebody clicking the link:


The is a forum discussion about it here.

They apparently launched this "feature" on March 31st and some sites such as this example took it seriously. Google copped to the prank on Twitter:

Inside, we both know what's been going on. We know the game and ... we were gonna play it. 🎶🎵🎶

We hope you had fun with our April Fools link! Wishing you a great start into April!

  • As of April 2 at noon MDT it is still showing the pop song link. – Sherwood Botsford Apr 2 '18 at 18:09
  • @SherwoodBotsford I'm sure it will come down eventually. Either when April 1st is over world wide or when they get around to it in the next few days. – Stephen Ostermiller Apr 2 '18 at 18:12

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